Local economy blamed for cancellation of Spokane Pow Wow event

She says there wasnt enough funding for this years event. They accept a grant from the City of Spokane most years and this year the Parks and Recreation Department offered to wave $12,000 in fees. Still, that wasnt enough.

Major donors like Avista were able to pitch in, but Warren went on to explain that the downturn in the economy put a dent in donations from small businesses and the community.

via Downtown Spokane Pow Wow Canceled Due To Lack Of Funding – News Story – KXLY Spokane.

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